about optimer brands

Optimer Inc. is a chemical research, development and testing laboratory in Wilmington, Delaware founded in 1993 by retired DuPont research scientist, Dr. John W. Moore and his children, John A. Moore, Chris Moore and later, Beth Moore.

Primarily involved with polymers, Optimer conducts research and development by contract for clients worldwide on custom materials, technical solutions and production support for engineering design concepts.

Optimer also conducts polymer research, testing and development for textile-related products on behalf of Optimer Performance Fibers, its consumer products division.

Optimer is now part of Optimer Brands, which includes drirelease and DRIFIRE®, a line of comfortable, flame resistant apparel and fabrics.